CLINICAL PRACTICE CONSULTANT - MURRAY BRIDGE
Clinical Practice Consultant - Murray Bridge Health and Wellbeing Job reference: 720799 Location: 5254 - MURRAY BRIDGE Job status: Ongoing Eligibility: Open to Everyone Southern Adelaide Local Health Network, Drug and Alcohol Services, Out Patients - Murray Bridge Salary: $107,953-$112,778 (Pro Rata) - RN/M3 - Part Time (0.8 FTE) / Ongoing Appointment Employees classified at this level provide clinical expertise for DASSA's response to alcohol and other drug health issues, with an emphasis on secondary and tertiary prevention, assessment, management, referral and rehabilitation of patients in hospital and in community outpatient settings. The service includes assessment, counselling, psychosocial interventions, medication assisted treatment, case management and referral of people with drug and alcohol related problems and their families, and the provision of information, training, clinical consultation, advice and support to other service providers.
The Clinical Practice Consultant also undertakes consultation liaison responsibilities by: undertaking assessment of hospital patients in response to requests by admitting teams recommending interventions and investigations, in management of patients [when occasion arises and within own scope of practice and level of expertise]. using diagnostic tools to aid accurate assessment communicating treatment management plans to all relevant members of the health care team including health workers in the community and collaborating with the health care team, facilitating the implementation of the treatment management plans. Employees classified at this level are experts within their area and stream of practice and have a significant degree of autonomy and decision making.
Employees in this role accept accountability for their nursing/midwifery practice, the outcomes of nursing/midwifery practices for the specific patient/client group, the professional advice given, delegations of care made and for addressing inconsistencies between practice and policy. Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.
Job ref: 720799 720799 - Clinical Practice Consultant - Job Pack.pdf Flexibility Statement The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.